Joan Washington (Richard E. Grant’s Wife) Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Joan Washington

Biography / Wiki

Joan Washington is an Aberdeen British Dialect Instructor and she is best known as the spouse of the Swazi-English actor, Richard E. Grant. Grant has appeared in several films, including The Age of Innocence (1992), The Iron Lady (2011), and Logan (2017).

For his supporting role as Jack Hock in the film ‘Can You Ever Forgive Me?,’ he was also nominated for an Academy Award, the popular film was released in 2018. Moreover, in the much-anticipated film ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ which saw its release in 2019, Joan’s spouse also appeared.

The English star, along with Sally Field, has also joined the anthology series ‘Dispatches From Elsewhere’ by Jason Segel.

Height / Weight / Age

Born in the year 1949 Joan Washington will turn 70 years old at the time of death. Washington doesn’t appear to be much taller and her height measures 5 feet 5 inches while her weight is 60 kg approximately.

Even at this age she appears to be fit and in a good shape and her body figure measurements are 33-24-34, she wears number 32b as her bra size and number 6 as her shoe size. Joan has brown colored hair and the color of her eyes is black.

Net Worth

After starting her career as a voice teacher Joan Washington later moved to the theatre as well. Joan soon shifted her focus toward Hollywood and started working as a dialect coach. Joan has worked with many popular celebrities and on many famous projects as well.

Working as a dialect coach Joan has earned a lot of wealth and the total net worth estimated for Joan Washington is half a million US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

Joan Washington was born and raised in Aberdeen, United Kingdom. Joan has not revealed any details about her parents or siblings as of now. She studied at Aberdeen Girls’ High School but it is not known if she attended any college or any other higher education.


Joan Washington

Nickname Joan
Birth Place Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Date Of Birth 1949
Age 70 years old (At the time of death)
Height In Centimetres – 165 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″

Weight In Kilograms – 60 Kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Brown
Profession Dialect Coach
Zodiac sign Not Known
School Aberdeen Girls’ High School
College Not Known
Religion Christianity
Nationality British
Home Town Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Fathers Name Name Not Known
Mothers Name Name Not Known
Brothers Not Known
Sister Not Known

Career / Fashion And Style

Joan attended the Central School of Speech as a voice teacher in London. Joan worked as an argot teacher at the Royal Court and Royal Nation Theatre later on. Joan was a graduate of Aberdeen Girls’ High School. She moved to London when she was 18 and learned about drama through a Drama School.

The production of Hollywood is far beyond imagination, and Joan was a dialect coach who worked in many of them. Her film work includes ‘Stars Wars Episode-I,’ ‘Stars Wars Episode II,’  ‘Charlotte Gray,’ ‘101 Dalmations,’ ‘River Queen,’ ‘The Weather Man,’ ‘Greystoke The Tarzan Legend,’ ‘Lords of The Apes and Yentl,’ ‘Schindler’s List,’ ‘Breaking and Entering,’ and ‘Titanic.’

‘The Goat,’ ‘All My Sons,’ ‘Guys and Dolls and Calico,’ ‘Ride Down Mount Morgan,’ ‘His Dark Material’ and ‘Suddenly Last Summer’ is on the list for her stage work. As in television jobs, she has her hands spread over several sectors too.

She gives strong character as committed to her and she collaborated with prominent celebrities such as Glen Close, Nicholas Hoult, Cate Blanchett, Ewan McGregor, and Natalie Portman. As a voice teacher at the Central School of Drama and Speech, she is also recognized as a mentor.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More

She has been married since the year 1986 with Richard E. Grant and the couple has a daughter and son.

Boyfriends Richard E. Grant
Marital Status Married Since 1986
Husband Richard E. Grant


Joan Washington with her husband
Joan Washington with her husband
Children Son – Tom Washington

Daughter – Olivia Grant

Joan Washington with her husband & children
Joan Washington with her husband & children

Favorite Things

Here we provide you a list of Joan Washington’s favorite things.

Favorite Actors Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Colour Black, Red, Blue & Green
Favorite Holiday Destinations Paris, New York & Mexico
Favorite Food Italian Dishes
Favorite Things To Do Reading Books & Watching Movies

Joan Washington

Some Interesting Facts About Joan Washington

  • A dialect coach at the Royal Court and Royal National Theatres is a famous celebrity.
  • Joan met her future husband during a Belfast accent training session.
  • In 1994, Richard approached her for training.
  • Owing to common stuff between them, their relationship goes forward.
  • In an interview with ‘Independent,’ Grant unveiled his marriage story.
  • Together with his daughter, Olivia, he runs the JACK perfume business.
  • Regent Street, London, is their business place.
  • His body is unable to absorb alcohol, which is why he is a teetotaller.

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